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Healthcare Security: Patient Watchers (New Glasgow)

Paladin Security - 129 Jobs
New Glasgow, NS
$14.50 - $15.40 / hour
Full-time - Permanent
Posted 23 days ago

This position is for the Aberdeen Hospital in New Glasgow.

Patient Sitters will work one-on-one with patients within the healthcare environment. They will play an integral part in the overall operation of the healthcare team by ensuring patients are provided with proper attention, as per directions from nursing staff and the Shift Supervisor.

Essential Responsibilities:
• Monitor the patient's overall safety and report any changes to security and/or nursing staff

• Ensure the safety of all stakeholders, including patients, clinical staff and visitors with de-escalation techniques.

• Log and report all incidents reported by hospital staff, physicians, patients or visitors

• Utilize two-way radio and computer applications for communicating site activities

• Communicate in a truthful and receptive manner under all circumstances

• Sustain effective relationships with key stakeholders and provide specialized security services according to client needs.

• Maintain a detailed log of all patient interactions

Patient Sitters will be required to obtain a Security License and complete Paladin's online and in-person training prior to being eligible for shifts.

Must be available to work day and overnight shifts.


High School Diploma/GED, First Aid/CPR

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Paladin Security: Making the World a Safer and Friendlier Place because we CARE!
Do you have superior customer service skills and a passion for helping people? Are you able to think quickly on your feet and defuse difficult situations? Your track record of handling a great deal of responsibility combined with your varied life experience and enthusiasm for a job well done make you an ideal candidate for our team! The Paladin Difference starts with our officers; we're the best because we hire the best. We believe in promoting from within, respecting people and their differences, providing high quality service and always having fun! If you think you have what it takes to join our team, we want to meet you!

Paladin Security has a diverse workforce. We believe in and are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. Paladin Security is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities through the interview process and while employed. If you require an accommodation during the interview process, please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants that are short listed will be contacted for an interview.

Competition Number: 639037
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About Paladin Security

Paladin Security was established in 1976 as a provider of basic security guard services. Over its 40 years of operation, Paladin has grown into the largest privately-owned, full service security in Canada. With 26 offices from coast to coast, Paladin integrates trained security professionals with state-of-the-art technology and specialty services.

The Paladin Difference lies in our depth of knowledge. It's evident in our stringent personnel selection process and our industry- leading training programs. We don't just hire employees, we hire ambitious, service-oriented people who understand the augment of our culture, and have a desire to be the best.

By investing in our people, processes and equipment, we have developed the most responsive customer service programs in the industry. We are proudly one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, Gold Standard, and we hold ourselves to the highest standard of constant and never-ending improvement.

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